GONZÁLEZ, W. J. (ed), 

New Perspectives on Technology, Values and Ethics: Theoretical and Practical 

Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science, Springer, Dordrecht, 2015


“New Account for Technology and its Relaion to Values and Ethics,” Wenceslao J. Gonzalez.

Part I: New Perspectives on Technology, Values, and Ethics

“On the Role of Values in the Configuration of Technology: From Axiology to Ethics,” Wenceslao J. Gonzalez.

“Values in Engineering and Technology,” Ibo van de Poel.

“Values Regarding Results of the Information and Communication Technologies: Internal Values,” Paula Neira.

Part II: Rationality and Responsibility in Technology  

“Rationality in Technology and in Ethics,” Carl Mitcham.

“Knowledge and Moral Responsibility for Online Technology,” Juan Bautista Bengoetxea.  

“Risk, Uncertainty and the Dimension of Technological Rationality,” Amparo Gómez.  

“Biotechnology, Ethics and Society: The Case of Genetic Manipulation,” Vicente Bellver Capella.

Part III: Technology and Risks  

“Risk and Truth in Institutions that Regulate Technology: Challenges for a Socially Legitimate Risk Analysis,” Hannot Rodríguez.

 “The Social Dimension of Technology: The Control of Chemical and Biological Weapons,” Brian Balmer.

“Technology and Ecological Values: Confronting Normal Waste as Unavoidable Matter in Modern Science,” Helena Mateus Jerónimo.


“Towards a New Scenario in the Relations between Technology, Values, and Ethics,” Amanda Guillán.

Index of Names.

Subject Index. 

ISBN: 978-3-319-21869-4

Ebook ISBN: 978-3-319-21870-0

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